Lord John Birt, Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
Lord John Birt is a member of the House of Lords.
He served as Director General of the BBC (1992-2000) then as a Strategy Adviser to the British Prime Minister, Tony Blair (2000-2005). He was also Chairman of Waste Recycling Group (2006), Infinis Ltd (2006-2007) Maltby Capital Ltd (2007-2010) and Paypal Europe (2010-2014). He worked as an adviser to McKinsey (2000-2005) and Capgemini (2005-2010).
He is currently Chairman of Terra Firma’s Investor Advisory Board and Chairman of Host Europe Group. Lord Birt is a graduate of Oxford University.